BCCP Blog News from BC Coast Pilots 2020 04 February 2020 Feature Pilot: Captain David Willows Meet Captain David Willows! He was born in Toronto but later his family moved to Victoria BC when he was a year and a half old. Read More 13 January 2020 Winter on the water Winter in B.C. can be quite different than the rest of Canada depending on where you look, and that includes our coast! Read More 03 December 2019 Feature Pilot: Captain Adrian Cormier Meet Captain Adrian Cormier! He grew up on the East coast of Canada in Margaree on Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia before moving to BC. Read More 31 October 2019 Pilot Technology Today Pilots have been dedicated to keeping the 15,000 miles of our province’s coast safe since the mid-1800s, but a lot has changed since then! Read More 02 October 2019 What kind of large ships come to B.C.? Ever wonder about the difference between the large vessels you see on B.C.’s waters? Read More 21 August 2019 Boarding Safety and Pilot Ladders According to the International Maritime Pilots’ Association (IMPA), nearly 30 pilot deaths occurred between 2005 and 2018, about half of which were related to ladder failures or non-compliance issues. Read More Load MoreFail to load posts. Try to refresh page. Deep local knowledge, spanning generations.